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Brewed by Schlossbrauerei Eichhofen
Style: Dortmunder/Helles
Nittendorf-Eichhofen, Germany
Serve in Lager glass

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RATINGS: 33   MEAN: 2.85/5.0   WEIGHTED AVG: 2.83   EST. CALORIES: 150   ABV: 5%
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3.6
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
boddhitree (56) - Frankfurt, Hesse, GERMANY - MAY 9, 2013
Eichhofener Helles from Schlossbrauerei Eichhofen from the town of Eichenhofen. Color is golden but not as intense yellow-gold as others. It’s almost pale, has a large bright white head, too. Aroma is the same as above, very Pils malty with some bitter hops around it. The flavor is slightly sweet, bitter and a hint of lemons in the background all in one swallow. Up front is bitter-sweet, middle is maltier and bitter and a slight sourness, back is where the lemon aftertaste comes. The sweetness and lemon are strongest on the aftertaste, yet while it swirling in the mouth it stays bitter. It’s also a tad on the thinner side for a mouthfeel, but not drier. I’m not sure if I like this one as much. You’d think all these complex flavors would add up to more, but it’s feels more like their not all in sync. Overall, a really good beer, but it’s both a tad too bitter and a tad too sweet. I can taste the lemony aftertaste strongly after I swallow, but sadly that’s the best part. Again, don’t get me wrong. It’s a damn good beer! Just a little underwhelming after having drunk the Regensburg Spital Helles.

3.6
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
MiP (13478) - Sønderborg, DENMARK - AUG 6, 2013
Draught at BBF13. Good bready and chalky aroma. Clear shiny golden colour. White head. Good chalky flavour. Medium bitterness. Nicely malty.

3.4
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
darkseduction (582) - Zweibrücken, GERMANY - SEP 15, 2011
Bottle 50cl. Clean and crisp taste, nice hops, fresh Impressionen. Thirstquenching.

3.3
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
crossovert (6927) - Illinois, USA - JUN 3, 2011
A nice Bavarian helles, mild, but not dull, it packs enough decent flavors in it.

3.3
   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Wanja (602) - GERMANY - DEC 24, 2012
Bottle 50cl. Clean and crisp taste, nice hops, fresh Impressionen. Thirstquenching. I like it....

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
Quack-Duck (7726) - Down South, GERMANY - DEC 10, 2009
bottle, Danke nach Bochum! Clear golden yellow, mid-sized white head. Malty nose. Malty with nice hoppy accents and a herbal-ahoppy finish.

3.2
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 12/20
kappldav123 (4700) - GERMANY - JUN 9, 2010
The bottle looks good, the beer in the glass also. Quite zippy, nice head. Starts hoppy-fresh, a bit flowery, modest dry. A little bit metallically. Finish a bit more spicy, still fine hoppy. Quite drinkable. Not bad!

3.2
   AROMA 5/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 12/20
Hugi (340) - Waldkirch, GERMANY - DEC 28, 2013
Yellow and clear with a creamy, white head. Quite neutral smell, a bit of resin and grass. Medium butterness , medium body and medium carbonization - mediocre beer :)

3.2
   AROMA 6/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 6/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Beerhunter111 (6776) - Hasborn, GERMANY - FEB 24, 2014
Klares goldgelbes Bier mit mittelmäßigem Schaum. Geruch malzig, leicht nach Citrus, blumig. Geschmack malzig würzig, frisch getreidig.

3.1
   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 11/20
Russo (1650) - Campinas, BRAZIL - DEC 31, 2012
Golden color with a nice white head. Aroma is hoppy some floral notes, quite spicy flavor but refreshing. mouthfeel is quite dry but with a slight bitterness.


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